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Bowling Green State University
Athletic Communications Intern

Bowling Green State University is seeking an intern in the Athletic Communications Department, overseeing the media relations and communications efforts for 3-5 sports as determined by the Assistant Athletics Director for Athletic Communications. The nine-month intern will begin approximately Sept. 1, 2018 and will receive a salary of $12,000 ($1,333/month). This internship does not include employee benefits.

Job Description
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the production of record books, game notes, programs, and news releases for select athletic programs. The successful candidate will also maintain files and statistics related to the respective sports and oversee the social media efforts of the programs, including video. A background or familiarity in graphic design is also desired.

Along with working daily with those programs, the intern will assist at home athletic events and will be required to be available for all home football games (except when conflicts occur with their primary sport responsibilities). Evening and weekend work is required and some travel may also be necessary. The successful candidate will be expected to complete other duties as assigned.

A bachelor's degree in communications, sports management or a related field is preferred; experience in StatCrew; experience with InDesign and Photoshop; experience with ICS SideArm websites or similar content management system; experience using social media; experience working with collegiate coaching staffs preferred; proven ability to write press releases.

To Apply
To apply send cover letter, resume, three references and any samples to Jason Knavel at Resumes can be mailed to:

Jason Knavel
Assistant Athletics Director for Athletic Communications
249 Perry Stadium East
Bowling Green, OH 43403

Application deadline: Friday, Mar. 30, 2018